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Horse Cave is a city in Hart County.

Legends swirl around the cave for which the community is named. It is said that Indians and/or horse thieves would hide their horses here or that a frightened horse fell off a cliff and into the cave.

The latitude of Horse Cave is 37.179N. The longitude is -85.906W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 633 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,272.


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Median household income
Local
$21,134
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Horse Cave demographic reports
Local festivals include:
  • Heritage Festival - Sept. 14-15, 2007
  • Aussie Fest - Oct. 6-7, 2007
  • Hart & Barren County Days - June 9-10, 2007
Dates often change. Check Horse Cave web sites and events links in the sections below.

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Ancestry & family history

6% of Horse Cave residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Horse Cave ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Horse Cave was $17,861, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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10% of Horse Cave residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Horse Cave, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $216.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $593.


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Hart County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Horse Cave political report.

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The average commute time for Horse Cave workers is 15 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Horse Cave include Hampton Inn.

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